Sarah Salem

Council Member, City of Poughkeepsie Common Council, Ward 2// Councilmember At-Large, Elect; Director of Development, Dutchess Outreach

Growing up in the Hudson Valley, Sarah has developed a strong affinity to making the City of Poughkeepsie and the Greater Hudson Valley a more desirable place to live, work, and play. Sarah has expanded the reach of mission-driven organizations, like Dutchess Outreach, and has helped to stimulate important investigative practices within the community. Sarah is a member at-large for the City of Poughkeepsie Common Council and helps to coordinate the legislative body closest to the people to achieve continued progress and to further advance the city’s work by promoting local policy with equity, inclusivity, and justice in mind.